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TSAR BORIS
Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy

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Nearest shows: 8.09, 19.10

Tsar Boris is a strong-willed and wise governor. But there’s a secret that brought him to desired power…the crime…the crimson crime…and the day of reckoning is near.. The Time of Troubles is inevitably coming.. In his immortal work, Aleksei Tolstoy raises the eternal question of power, its purpose and its means. And addresses the issue «in the light of Conscience»…

With the participation of Yurlov Russian State Academic Choir and The State Academic Capella of St. Petersburg

Performance Director – People's Artist of Russia Vladimir Beilis

Set Designer – People's Artist of the USSR, laureate of State Prizes of the USSR Iosif Sumbatashvili

Composer – People's Artist of the USSR, winner of the Lenin and State Prizes of the USSR Georgiy Sviridov

Set restoration - Merited worker of culture of Russia Alexander Glazunov

Costume restoration - Aleksey Trefilov

Lighting Designer - Honored Worker of Culture of Russia Anatoliy Remizov

Director - Andrey Tsisaruk

Assistant directors - Honored Worker of Culture of Russia Vladimir Egorov, Tatiana Egorova, Svetlana Mochalova

Prompts - Larissa Merkulova, Irina Varlamova


Premiere – October 10th, 2017

Running Time: 3 hours 20 minutes

Suitable for 12+yrs

A tragedy in 2 Acts
The performance runs with one intermission

Roles and actors:

Tsar Boris Fyodorovich Godunov People's Artist of Russia Valeriy Afanasyev

Tsarina Maria Grigoryevna, his wife, the daughter of oprichniks' head Malyuta Skuratova Honored Artist of Russia Tatyana Lebedeva

Their children: Tsarevich Fyodor Sergey Efremov

Tsarevna Xenia Apollinariya Muravyova

Tsarina Irina, sister of Tsar Boris Honored Artist of Russia Olga ChuvaevaState Prize of the Russian Federation laureate, Irina Leonova

Tsarina Maria Fyodorovna Nagaya, in monasticism Marfa Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation Government, People's Artist of Russia Lyudmila Polyakova People's Artist of Russia Aleftina Evdokimova

Christian, Prince of Denmark, fiancé of Xenia Alexander Driven Mikhail Martyanov

Semyon Godunov Honored Artist of Russia Alexander Beliy

Prince Vasily Ivanovich Shuisky People's Artist of Russia Vladimir Dubroskiy

Fyodor Nikitich Romanov Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation, Honored Artist of Russia Yuriy Ilyin

Alexander Nikitich Romanov Honored Artist of Russia Viktor Bunakov

Prince Repnin Honored Artist of Russia Sergey Veshchev Dmitriy Krivosheev

Prince Cherkassky Honored Artist of Russia Vasiliy Zotov Pyotr Zhikharev

Prince Sitsky Honored Artist of Russia Vasiliy Dakhnenko Ivan Porodnov

Prince Golitsyn Evgeniy Sorokin

Saltykov Viktor Andrianov Alexander Volkov

Lup-Kleshnin, brother Levky People's Artist of Russia Vyacheslav Ezepov

Volokhova Klavdiya Moiseeva

Vlasiev, the Duma clerk Alexander Naumov

Voeiykov Aleksey Anokhin

Pyotr Basmanov Oleg Dobrovan Alexander Volkov

Dementievna Galina Mikshun

Sir Richard Lee, English ambassador Stanislav Soshnikov

Logau, Austrian Ambassador People's Artist of Russia Aleksey Kudinovich Konstantin Yudaev

Sapega, Lithuanian Ambassador People's Artist of Russia Vladimir Nosik Honored Artist of Russia Sergey Veshchev

Lachin-Beck, Persian Ambassador People's Artist of Russia Sergey Eremeev Aleksey Konovalov

Chelibey, Turkish ambassador Honored Artist of Russia Sergey Tezov Igor Grigoriev

Archimandrite Cyril, Ambassador Honored Artist of Russia Pyotr Skladchikov Honored Artist of Russia Sergey Kagakov

Hermes, burgomaster Pyotr Abramov

The doctor Andrey Manke

Choir sisters Nataliya Shvets Yulia Safronova Ekaterina Biks

Boyars, streltsy, ryndas Evgeniy Aranovskiy Dmitriy Krivosheev Stanislav Soshnikov Vladislav Tiron